Definitions For Index


  • The finger next to the thumb
  • An alphabetical listing of names and topics along with page numbers where they are discussed
  • A number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time
  • A mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself
  • A numerical scale used to compare variables with one another or with some reference number
  • To provide an index for (something, such as a book)
  • To list or include (something) in an index
  • To link wages, benefits, etc., to a measurement of changes in the price of goods and services so that they increase at the same rate


  • Adjust through indexation
  • Provide with an index
  • List in an index

Is Index a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Index is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Index in a Sentence

  • Look up the recipe for potato soup in the index.
  • Potato soup is listed under “soup” in the index.
  • The card catalog is an index to the materials in the library.
  • This search engine has indexed hundreds of millions of Web sites.
  • indexed all the books in the library by category

Synonyms for Index

Look up a Word

Search the dictionary for definitions, synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, and more!

Cite This Article

Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

WORD SCRAMBLE. THE WORD FINDER located on the website